Cullen

The Consultation Letters of Dr William Cullen (1710-1790) at the Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh

 

[Case ID:1181]: Case of Miss Ker, a child bitten by a mad dog.

Documents in this case

2 document(s) found in this case.

DOC IDSummaryDate
[DOC ID:1915] 
Letter from Alexander Wilson, comprising a cover letter and case note on the case of Miss Ker, the 4-year-old daughter of a friend. The child has been bitten by a mad dog. He discusses the 'Ormskirk Nostrum', apparently given to dogs as well as humans in such cases, and thanks Mr Wood (possibly Alexander). 17 September 1780
 
[DOC ID:1024] 
Reply, 'Dr A Wilson C[oncerning] a Child [Miss Ker] bit by a Mad Dog' 25 September 1780
 

People involved in this case

6 found.

PERS IDFull Name
[PERS ID: 1] Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID: 829] Miss Ker (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID: 1273] Mr Ker (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID: 828] Dr Alexander Wilson (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID: 2992] Mrs Agnes Wilson (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID: 588] Mr Alexander Wood (Professor Cullen)

Unique Places linked to this Case

3 found.

TypeSpecific Place Village/Town/City (aka) Region Country Continent Confidence
SpecificCullen's House / Mint Close Edinburgh Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain
Place Edinburgh Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain
Place Hull North-East England Europe inferred

Places and role of place

4 found.

TypeRoleSpecific Place Village/Town/City (aka) Region Country Continent Confidence
SpecificPlace of WritingCullen's House / Mint Close Edinburgh Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain
PlacePlace of Writing Hull North-East England Europe certain
PlaceDestination of Letter Edinburgh Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain
PlaceDestination of Letter Hull North-East England Europe inferred